Faculty Member Area(s) of Research
Research Interests
Dr. Cheryl Amundsen
Professor
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • educational development post-secondary
  • instructional design
  • SoTL
  • program evaluation
  • faculty development post-secondary
  • educational technology
Dr. Heesoon Bai
Professor
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Susan Barber
Lecturer
  • Arts Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • creative writing
  • narrative inquiry
  • learning through literature
  • academic writing
  • teaching language arts
  • video instruction
  • philosophy of education
  • moral education
Dr. Robin Barrow
Professor
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Bruce Bearisto
Limited Term Lecturer
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
 
Dr. Kumari Beck
Assistant Professor
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
 
Dr. Luc Beaudoin
Adjunct Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • affective cognitive science
  • adult self-directed learning
  • productive practice
  • insomnia
  • software for learning
  • meta-effectiveness
  • emotion regulation
  • cognitive tools
Dr. Charles Bingham
Professor
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Elina Birmingham
Assistant Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • autism
  • social attention
  • eye movements
  • social communication
  • face perception
  • eye tracking
  • educational psychology
Dr. Sean Blenkinsop
Professor
  • Environmental & Ecological Education
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Science Education
  • Social Issues in Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • environmental education
  • place-based education
  • community-based education
Dr. Robin Brayne
Professor of Professional Practices
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
 
Dr. Shawn Bullock
Associate Professor
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • Science Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • education and technology
  • history of education
  • history of science
  • philosophy of science and education
  • science education
  • teacher education
  • history of technology
  • engineering education
Dr. Stephen Campbell
Associate Professor
  • Mathematics Education
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • mathematics education
  • philosophy of education
  • teaching & educational practices
  • educational neuroscience
Dr. Wanda Cassidy
Associate Professor
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Social Issues in Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • cyberbullying
  • cyber-civility
  • law-related education
  • social justice education
  • human rights education
  • citizenship education
  • ethic of care
  • school culture
  • marginalized youth
Dr. Ann Chinnery
Associate Professor
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Social Issues in Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • ethics
  • teacher education
  • moral education
  • Emmanuel Levinas
  • social justice
  • diversity
Ms. Isabelle Côté
Lecturer
  • French Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
 
Dr. Rebecca Cox
Associate Professor
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
  • post-secondary access and success
  • clasroom-level teaching and learning
  • organizational and institutional contexts of post-secondary teaching learning
Dr. Diane Dagenais
Professor
  • French Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • applied linguistics
  • language education
  • multilingualism
  • multiliteracies
  • second language learning
Dr. Angela (Marela) Dichupa
Limited Term Lecturer
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • dialogue and critical pedagogy
Dr. Kieran Egan
Professor Emeritus
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • Philosophies of Education
  • educational theory
  • conceptions of development in education
  • imaginative education
  • learning in depth
  • extended whole school projects
  • philosophy of education
  • engaging literacy practices
  • historical understanding
Dr. Lynn Fels
Associate Professor
  • Arts Education
  • performative inquiry
  • arts for social change
  • arts across the curriculum
  • teacher education
  • curriculum
  • performative writing
  • arts-based research
  • natality
Dr. Mark Fettes
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • imagination
  • indigenous education
  • place-based education
  • multilingualism
  • language revitalization
  • curriculum
  • pedagogy
  • action research
  • community-based research
Dr. Sepideh Fotovatian
Limited Term Lecturer
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
 
Dr. Roger Frie
Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Counselling Psychology
  • hermeneutics
  • phenomenology
  • social theory
  • narrative psychology
  • cultural psychology
  • history of psychotherapy
  • contemporary psychoanalysis
  • existential therapy
Dr. Natalia Gajdamaschko
Teaching Professor
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • Cultural-Historical Activity Theory (CHAT).
  • Vygotsky’s educational theory
  • activity theory
  • cross-cultural investigation in education
  • Q-methodology and study of subjectivity
Dr. Huamei Han
Assistant Professor
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Kerstin Heilgenberg
Lecturer
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Joel Heng Hartse
Lecturer
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • second language writing
  • English as a second/additional language
  • academic writing
  • academic publishing
  • language ideology
  • writing studies
  • world Englishes
Dr. Cher Hill
Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • practitioner inquiry
  • in-service teacher education
  • qualitative research methodology
  • transformative learning
  • gender-equity
Dr. Maureen Hoskyn
Associate Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
 
Dr. Roumiana Ilieva
Associate Professor
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • English as an additional language education
  • language, culture, and identity
  • internationalization of education
  • teacher education and teacher identities
  • immigration and integration
Dr. Larry Johnson
Limited Term Lecturer
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
 
Dr. Sharalyn Jordan
Assistant Professor
  • Counselling Psychology
  • LGBTQI refugee mental health
  • queer migration
  • genders and sexualities
  • stigma
  • trauma
  • self and identity formation
  • cultural safety
  • intersectionality
  • narrative inquiry
  • dialogical analysis
  • critical ethnography
Dr. Gillian Judson
Limited Term Lecturer
  • Teaching and Educational Practices
  • imagination and learning
  • imaginative engagement
  • emotional engagement
  • ecological education
  • teacher education
  • social studies education
Dr. Lannie Kanevsky
Associate Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • educational psychology
  • learning
    development
  • gifted
  • high ability learners
  • sociocultural
  • curriculum differentiation
  • Vygotsky
Dr. David Kaufman
Professor
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • digital games for seniors
  • digital storytelling for seniors
  • gaming and simulation for learning
  • educational technology
  • problem-based learning
  • medical education
Dr. Vicki Kelly
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Arts Education
  • Environmental & Ecological Education
  • indigenous knowledge
  • indigenous art practices
  • indigenous language and culture revitalization
  • indigenous pedagogy
  • indigenous ecological knowledge
  • indigenous/holistic perspectives on health/healing
  • health education
  • holistic approaches to art education
  • art therapy
  • arts-based research
Dr. Daniel Laitsch
Associate Professor
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
 
Dr. Ena Lee
Senior Lecturer
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Social Issues in Education
  • critical pedagogy
  • critical academic literacy
  • anti-racist education
  • student and teacher identity
  • teacher education
  • English as a second/additional language
Dr. Lucy Le Mare
Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • social and emotional development
  • social and emotional education
  • risk and resilience
  • early childhood
  • attachment
Dr. Peter Liljedahl
Associate Professor
  • Mathematics Education
  • creativity and discovery in mathematics teaching and learning
  • affect
  • beliefs
  • classroom practice
  • professional growth of teachers
  • numeracy
  • instructional design
  • assessment in mathematics
  • student learning behavior (student)
  • interactions between students in collaboration
  • teacher tensions
Dr. Michael Ling
Senior Lecturer
  • Philosophies of Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Margaret MacDonald
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Allan MacKinnon
Associate Professor
  • Languages, Cultures & Literacies and Education
  • Science Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Jan MacLean
Senior Lecturer
  • Arts Education
  • Social Issues in Education
 
Dr. Kris Magnusson
Dean
  • Counselling Psychology
 
Dr. Carolyn Mamchur
Professor
  • Arts Education
 
Dr. Elizabeth Marshall
Associate Professor
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • children’s and young adult literature
  • childhood and youth studies
  • memoir
  • feminist theories
  • popular culture
Dr. Steve Marshall
Associate Professor
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Danièle Moore
Professor
  • French Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • educational sociolinguistics
  • multilingual language aquisition
  • plurilingualism
  • plurilingual and pluricultural competence (PPC)
  • multilingual literacies
  • language revitalization
  • language policies
  • French as a second/third language
Dr. John Nesbit
Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • educational psychology
  • intelligent tutoring systems
  • self-regulated learning
  • argumentation
Dr. Paul Neufeld
Associate Professor
  • Educational Psychology
 
Dr. Michelle Nilson
Associate Professor
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
  • higher education leadership
  • organizational theory
  • research method
  • postsecondary aspirations, access, and affordability
  • community engaged research
  • program evaluation
Dr. Kevin O'Neill
Associate Professor
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
 
Dr. Susan O'Neill
Professor
  • Arts Education
  • Social Issues in Education
 
Dr. Rhonda Philpott
Lecturer
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • teacher education
  • international education
  • social justice education
  • literacy education
Dr. Michelle Pidgeon
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
  • higher education
  • student affairs and services
  • recruitment and retention
  • Indigenous research methodologies
  • research ethics
Dr. Cécile Sabatier
Associate Professor
  • French Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
 
Dr. Michèle Schmidt
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Educational Leadership & Policy
 
Dr. Özlem Sensoy
Associate Professor
  • Social Issues in Education
  • social justice education
  • critical multicultural education
  • critical pedagogy
  • media literacy
  • popular youth culture
  • Middle East & Islam
  • feminist postcolonial theory
  • visual research methods
Dr. Yaroslav Senyshyn
Professor
  • Arts Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Philosophies of Education
 
Dr. Nathalie Sinclair
Professor
  • Mathematics Education
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • mathematics education
  • digital technology
  • aesthetics
  • embodied cognition
  • dynamic geometry
  • history of mathematics
  • diagramming
  • gestures
Dr. Stephen Smith
Teaching Professor
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Suzanne Smythe
Assistant Professor
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
 
Dr. Celeste Snowber
Associate Professor
  • Arts Education
  • embodiment
  • arts-based research
  • performative and poetic inquiry
  • somatics
  • arts/dance education
  • spirituality
  • curriculum theory
  • site-specific performance
Dr. Valia Spiliotopoulos
Professor of Professional Practice
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
 
Dr. Jeff Sugarman
Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • critical educational psychology
  • theoretical and philosophical psychology
  • personhood
  • selfhood
  • human agency
  • historical ontology
  • hermeneutics
  • neoliberalism
Dr. Dolores van der Wey
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Languages, Cultures, Literacies & Education
  • critical indigenous education
  • aboriginal literature and pedagogy
  • equity studies in education
  • critical literacy education
  • teacher education
  • coalition politics
Dr. Philip Winne
Professor
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • self-regulated learning
  • metacognition
  • study tactics
  • educational psychology
  • software for learning
  • research methods
Dr. Alyssa Wise
Associate Professor
  • Educational Technology & Learning Design
  • Science Education
 
Dr. David Zandvliet
Associate Professor
  • Aboriginal & Indigenous Education
  • Science Education
  • Teaching & Educational Practices
  • science education
  • environmental education
  • technology education
  • learning environments
  • place-based education
  • teacher education
Dr. Rina Zazkis
Professor
  • Mathematics Education